Empire State College Welcomes Members of the Military
At Empire State College, we are committed to enabling members of our armed forces to continue pursuing educational goals. Whether you are on active duty, in the reserves, or retired, located in the United States or overseas, we have a program that will fit your needs.
- Customized programs tailored to your interests and goals
- Online courses and degree programs designed specifically for working adults
- Working one-to-one with a dedicated, experienced academic advisor
- Transfer of up 40 credits for an associate degree, up to 96 credits for a bachelor's
- A member of the Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges (SOC)
Through our Office of Veteran and Military Education, Empire State College has partnered with the Army, Army National Guard, Navy, Air Force and Department of Defense to provide seamless educational access to military personnel across the globe. By providing dedicated advisors and resources for our military programs, we ensure that our service members receive personal attention from course selection to final degree.
Education for Service Members
Even military students not enrolled in one of our partnership programs are eligible to participate in these flexible online programs. If you do not see your branch of the military listed with our partnerships, but you would like to learn more about distance learning at Empire State College, please visit our Office of Veteran and Military Education. There you will find our frequently asked questions, information applying for admission, course registration and much more.
Veterans and Military Family Members
Understanding that veterans and military family members also need accessible, affordable education, Empire State College offers veterans and military family members the opportunity to enroll in our distance learning program.
Application and Registration Information
- Navy College Program Distance Learning Partnership
- Air Force Distance Learning Program
- Department of Defense, Army National Guard and Coast Guard students and other military personnal please contact the Office of Veteran and Military Education at 1-800-867-5941
Office of Veteran and Military Education
One Union Avenue
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866